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Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention

Addressing the problems of teen pregnancy, KAPPI (Knox Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Initiative) is based at the Knox County Health Department and is part of a statewide effort. More

Breastfeeding Support Group

Supporting breastfeeding moms and their babies, the Knox Breastfriends Group offers special speakers, group discussions and lively conversation about relevant topics. More

Breastfeeding Welcomed Here Pledge

Citing benefits for mothers, babies and the broader community, the Knox County Health Department is encouraging businesses to sign the Breastfeeding Welcomed Here Pledge. More

Chronic Disease Self-Management Program

This program is an effective self-management education series for people with chronic health problems like arthritis, diabetes, and lung and heart disease. Weekly workshops take place over the course of six weeks and are for 2 1/2 hours each. More.

Eat Play Live Knoxville

Combining evidence-based recommendations to promote healthy weight and community wisdom about the practical application of these recommendations. More

Epidemiology Program

Conducting surveillance and follow-up investigations of 54 diseases that are reportable by law in Tennessee. More

Diabetes Management Series

Helping participants learn how proper diet, medication, stress management and exercise can keep you healthier. More

Healthy Kids, Healthy Communities

Supporting community action to prevent childhood obesity. More

Five Points Resource Guide

The Knox County Health Department and the Five Points Health Equity Work Group collaborated to compile this document to provide information on programs and organizations that are located in and serve the Five Points community and surrounding areas. More


Coupling policies for nutrition and physical activity with role modeling to improve the health of youth who are at high-risk for developing unhealthy lifestyle and eating behaviors. More

Senior Exercise Classes

Helping adults 65+ stay active and independent for life. More

Safe Routes to School

The Knox County Safe Routes to School Partnership works to make it safer, easier and more fun for kids to get to and from school under their own power. More

Safe Sleep

By promoting the ABCs of Safe Sleep, we can prevent infant deaths related to unsafe sleeping conditions. It’s important for parents, grandparents and anyone who cares for an infant to understand these simple steps. More

Start Smart

An interactive program that provides information about good prenatal care and child brain development. More


TENNderCARE provides checkups and health care services for children who have TennCare. The goal of the program is to increase the number of children in Tennessee who receive preventive health screenings. More

Tobacco Use Prevention and Control

Providing information, education and programming for prevention, tobacco use cessation and secondhand smoke awareness. More

Together! Healthy Knox

Building a diverse, vibrant community that nurtures good health and quality of life. More

Unintentional Injuries

Addressing senior fall prevention and health as well as car seat safety.More

Violence Prevention

Offering services, program development and technical support to help prevent rape, sexual assault and other forms of interpersonal violence in Knox County. More

Worksite Wellness

Providing educational materials, support and guidance to assist employers in making well choices for and with their employees. More

Youth Health Board

Bringing together a diverse group of high school students from across Knox County who demonstrate strong leadership skills, a commitment to the community and an interest in health-related issues. For more information, contact: Brooke Bock at (865) 215-5170 or

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Main Clinic
140 Dameron Ave,
Knoxville, TN 37917

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

All health department clinics open at 12:30 p.m. on the 1st Wednesday of the month.

405 Dante Road
Knoxville, TN 37918

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
(daily for lunch)

All health department clinics open at 12:30 p.m. on the 1st Wednesday of the month.

1028 Old Cedar Bluff
Knoxville, TN 37923

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

All health department clinics open at 12:30 p.m. on the 1st Wednesday of the month.

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